OMIA:001090-8845 : Fatty metamorphosis of viscera in Anser cygnoides (swan goose)

In other species: domestic goose , chicken , pig

Categories: Adipose tissue phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 228100 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: also known as steatosis or fatty liver disease

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:001090-8845: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2015 Lu, L., Chen, Y., Wang, Z., Li, X., Chen, W., Tao, Z., Shen, J., Tian, Y., Wang, D., Li, G., Chen, L., Chen, F., Fang, D., Yu, L., Sun, Y., Ma, Y., Li, J., Wang, J. :
The goose genome sequence leads to insights into the evolution of waterfowl and susceptibility to fatty liver. Genome Biol 16:89, 2015. Pubmed reference: 25943208. DOI: 10.1186/s13059-015-0652-y.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 11 Aug 2021